Viral Facebook Post Helps Boston Marathon Runner Find And Thank Kind Stranger Following Bombing


Marathon runner Laura Wellington was half a mile away from finishing the 26-mile Boston marathon when two blasts exploded near the finish line where she had planned to meet her family and boyfriend. Directed away from the area by police, Wellington kept trying to call her family and boyfriend to tell them she was okay […]

Photo of Breast Cancer Survivor’s Tattoos Covering Her Mastectomy Scars Hits 1mm Likes In 48 Hours


After undergoing a double mastectomy at the age of 28, three-time cancer survivor Kelly Davidson decided against breast reconstruction and instead tattooed over her chest scars with an intricate fairy tale-style tattoo. As she describes it, “My tattoo symbolizes a transformation, my metamorphosis, like a butterfly I changed on the outside but remained the same […]

Patton Oswalt’s Facebook Response To Boston Marathon Bombings Goes Viral


In the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings Monday, Patton Oswalt’s heartfelt response on his Facebook page has gone viral, a reminder that good people outnumber the evil. The comedian admitted that he “had it with humanity” after the September 11 attacks, but felt that the people responsible for terror do not represent all of […]

Study Says 71 Percent of Facebook Users Self-Censor Their Posts


Do you worry before you post on Facebook about what other people might think of your status update? You’re not alone. According to a recent study by Carnegie Mellon University which surveyed around 5 million Facebook users in the United States and the United Kingdom, 71 percent of those surveyed said they had self-censored at […]

Facebook’s New Emoticon Feature Encourages Users To Share Their Feelings


Noticed that smiley face button on the bottom left-hand corner when you’re trying to put out a status update on Facebook? Besides creepily asking you “What’s on your mind?” Facebook wants to know your feelings and what you’re doing through its new emoticon feature that adds smiley faces to your statuses. The emoticon feature is […]

Facebook Home Android Platform Replaces Home Screens With Status Updates


Even though Facebook won’t be producing its own phones anytime soon, founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced a series of apps for the Android called Facebook Home that will make the social networking site front and center on home screens. In his introduction of the new platform, Zuckerberg said: “Today, our phones are designed around […]

Facebook Introduces Facebook Home Feature For Androids


Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg announces Facebook’s newest feature for Androids called Facebook Home at a live press conference in the live stream above.

Facebook Photo Project ‘Are You Really My Friend?’ Creator on Her Progress & Her Idea Being Stolen


Last we left off with Tanja Hollander in early 2012, Hollander was well on her way to making a name for herself and her art project “Are You Really My Friend?” The photography project is centered around the goal of Hollander photographing each of her 600 Facebook friends in their homes to take a look […]

Facebook Product Engineer Talks Facebook Future And The Dislike Button In Reddit AMA


Today Facebook Product Engineer Bob Baldwin sat down for a Reddit AMA to answer Redditors’ questions about all things Facebook. During his time on the Reddit forum, Baldwin was asked questions that ranged from his feelings about the current direction the company is taking to his personal development experiences. Baldwin told commenters he would be […]

Facebook Phone May Debut At Thursday Press Conference


Whenever Mark Zuckerberg announces a press conference, you know that something big is on the horizon for Facebook. This time, he’s inviting the media to “Come See Our New Home on Android” at Facebook headquarters on April 4. Even though Facebook has been mum on what the press conference is about besides their name-dropping Android, […]

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